Epicuticle

Thin, outermost layer of arthropod cuticle; contains sclerotin but not chitin.

epicuticle

(from the article `arthropod`) ...(see figure), which not only functions in support but also provides protection and, with the muscle system, contributes to locomotion. The ...
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epicuticle

epicuticle The waxy outer layer of the protective body covering cuticle for the exoskeleton of an insect.
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Epicuticle

The thin, non-chitinous, surface layers of the cuticle.
Found on http://www.earthlife.net/insects/glossary.html

Epicuticle

the rigid outermost layer of cuticle, lying above the procuticle.
Found on http://bugs.bio.usyd.edu.au/learning/resources/Entomology/glossary.html

Epicuticle

The outer zone of the insect cuticle, rich in lipid and protein and lacking chitin.
Found on http://www.ag.auburn.edu/enpl/courses/glossary.htm
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